Summarize the Sweepstakes Scam
Received a phone call from in individual claiming to be in Las Vegas (no number appeared on my called ID), He said I was the winner of 2.5 million dollars and a BMW. All I need to do is purchase a Green Back Money Pack for $5.000 from Walmart, CVS, Walgreens or 7-11 then call him at 876-881-0207, give them the information on the Money Pack and they would register the number send my prize. The name given as my contact is John Johnson, address-303 Carson Street, Las Vegas, NV 33423356. This is called the Mega Cash Sweepstakes
More Details about the Sweepstakes Scam
The first time he called, I mentioned that this sounded like a scam and hung up the phone. He called again and I did not answer. I received a third call on Sat, March 31 and took down all the information that I could obtain from "John Johnson".
Tips and Tricks
- There was no phone number on the called ID, They asked for money. Plus, I did not enter the sweepstakes.